Lifelong Learning: History of YogaName: Lifelong Learning: History of YogaDate: March 23, 2017Time: 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM EDTWebsite: http://www.petoskeylibrary.orgEvent Description:Yoga has a long and fascinating history. Yoga’s early origins can be traced back 5000 years or more. As yoga developed through the ages, its style, intent, and focus have evolved and changed. The goal of enlightenment through the body is a core idea though. In modern times, the physical and mental benefits of yoga are key to its popularity.
In the Life Long Learning class, “History of Yoga” Rebecca Stevenson will share some of the highlights of yoga’s history and discuss the physical and mental benefits yoga practice can provide. This class acts as an introduction to yoga and the reasons why the practice of yoga is beneficial.
Rebecca Stevenson was first introduced to yoga after many years of running had taken a toll. She knew instantly that there was something special that needed further exploration. In 2015, she obtained her 200-hour certification and is registered with Yoga Alliance. Since then, she has studied with world class teachers across the country. In her active yoga classes, Stevenson strives to incorporate many different components of yoga, focusing on incorporating breath with movement and intention. As well as being a yoga instructor, Stevenson is a registered nurse and certified Reiki practitioner. Stevenson works to integrate her western medical background and energy work into her yoga classes.
Life Long Learning classes are offered by the Petoskey District Library with the goal of tapping into the expertise of Northern Michigan teachers, business owners, and residents to share their knowledge and create unique opportunities to learn new things for the local community. The classes are open to all and offered at a minimal cost. To find out more about this class or learn about upcoming classes, visit PDL’s web site or contact Marty Samson or Jodi Haven at Petoskey District Library (231 758-3100) or email email@example.com.
Stevenson’s class, “History of Yoga,” meets March 23, 2017 from 3:30 – 4:30 p.m. Register at the library, at www.petoskeylibrary.org, or by calling 231 758-3100. The cost is $10 to pre-register or $12 at the door. Please sign-up early to avoid possible class cancelations.
Ansel Adams: Masterworks @ CTAC
Crooked Tree Arts Center
Jun. 1 - Sept. 30
Crooked Tree Arts Center in Downtown Petoskey is pleased to present Ansel Adams: Masterworks for the summer of 2017. The exhibit is comprised of 48 iconic images of Ansel Adams and 1 portrait of Ansel Adams by James Alinder. Late in his life, Adams curated these to serve as a succinct representation of his life’s work. He felt these photographs were his best, called “The Museum Set.” This exhibit will run June 1—September 30, 2017 in the Petoskey galleries. As part of the exhibit there are several special events and complementary programming planned, including workshops, panel discussions, weekly guided tours, lectures, a juried photography show of Our National Parks and more. Click for more information.
Food & Wine at Petoskey Farms Vineyard & Winery
Petoskey Farms Vineyard & Winery
Every Thursday - June through September
Every Tuesday & Thursday - July & August
Enjoy a relaxing evening on the 60ft patio overlooking the finest countryside views in Petoskey. Grab dinner or a snack from the featured food truck of the evening and pair with your favorite Petoskey Farms Wine or Hard Cider. Non-alcoholic beverages also available for purchase.
For more information call 231-290-WINE (9463) or visit www.petoskeyfarms.com
CTAC Artisans & Farmers Market
Crooked Tree Arts Center
Through June 9
If it's locally grown or handmade, chances are you will find it at the CTAC Artisans and Farmers Market.
Seasonal produce will be available as well as gift items, textiles, pottery & more! Live entertainment, too! Get more detailed information.
No market December 30th.
For more information visit www.crookedtree.org or call 347-4337.
Wine Nights @ Vintage Chophouse | Wine Bar
Wine Night every Thursday this winter, enjoy 30% off all bottles of wine from 5-11 p.m. when dining at Vintage.
For more information visit www.innatbayharbor.com
Walloon Movies in the Village
Village of Walloon
Jun. 29 - Aug. 31
Enjoy a family friendly movie in the Village Green Park about 20 minutes after sundown each Thursday night. Enjoy from your cozy blanket on the lawn or from your boat parked at the dock!
Schedule is as follows:
June 29th- Honey I Shrunk the Kids
July 6th- The Secret Life of Pets
July 13th- Toy Story
July 20th- Finding Dory
July 27th- Zootopia
August 3rd- Remember the Titans
August 10th- Raiders of the Lost Arc
August 17th- The Parent Trap
August 24th- National Treasure
August 31st- Mary Poppins
Call the concierge desk at Hotel Walloon with any questions (231)535-5000
"Our National Parks" Juried Photography Exhibit @CTAC
Crooked Tree Arts Center
Jun. 2 - Sept. 9
“Our National Parks” is a juried photography exhibit in honor of Ansel Adams and the 100th Anniversary of our National Parks. All photographs are the best outdoor, nature, and landscape photography made within National Park System sites. Members, artists and their guests are invited to join us to celebrate the opening of the exhibit on June 3 at 2:00 PM. Awards will be announced.